Dr. Robert Blau, MD

Dr. Robert Blau, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Blau, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

29877 Telegraph Rd Ste 100

Southfield, MI 48034

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Blau's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blau "Fellowship trained Vitreo-Retinal surgeon in practice in the Detroit area since 1973 Clinical Assistant Professor at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, and Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine. Past Chairman of Division of Ophthalmology, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Oakland (Pontiac)"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lattice Dystrophy
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Digital Tomography
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Photocoagulation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Ultrasound, Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wayne State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Wisc Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blau's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blau to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Blau's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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